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Navigational Problems

29 December, 2015 (12:11) | Elisavietta.com | By: admin

I never warned you: falling in love is not
as simple as tumbling from a canoe
in shallow coves and donning new jeans
as if nothing had changed.

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More Tsunami News

29 December, 2015 (12:11) | Elisavietta.com | By: admin

Those unknown women noted only afterward
who did not, could not, flee the wave
poised like Hokusai’s above the boat,
the home, the fields, the street, the beach

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Lessons, Nantucket Harbor

29 December, 2015 (12:09) | Elisavietta.com | By: admin

Surrounded by flounder,
salt in our hair,
my father and I kneel on a pier.

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In Residence

29 December, 2015 (12:09) | Elisavietta.com | By: admin

In autumn, field mice moved inside

our rented hundred-year-old house gnawed new holes in every room, every box of crackers, pasta, cereal and rice.

Our manuscripts were shredded lace for tiny cradles, winding sheets. Despite the landlord’s stern advice, I set no traps or bait: God’s creatures.

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For Autographed Copies

29 December, 2015 (12:09) | Elisavietta.com | By: admin

IN HASTE I WRITE YOU THIS NOTE Hardcover ISBN 0-931846-58-7 $24.95 Paperback ISBN 0-931846-55-2 $14.95

THE ARC OF THE STORM
ISBN 0-930095-06-5 $15

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In haste I write you this note: stories & half-stories

29 December, 2015 (12:09) | Elisavietta.com | By: admin

A young woman allergic to wasps tries to reach out to a neighbor, unsure if he is a jock, or a murderer; a feisty lobster woman ostracized by a North Atlantic fishing village tells a handsome stranger of other strangers who have washed up on her shore, and left her with a “brood of brats;” just before his sixtieth birthday celebration, a man learns his only friend just died.

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